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Annals Of the Former World

Annals Of the Former World

by John McPhee

Annals of the Former World is a book on geology written by John McPhee and published in 1998 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. The book presents a geological history of North America, and was researched and written over the course of two decades beginning in 1978."Most mountain ranges around the world are the result of compression, of segments of the earth's crust being brought together, bent, mashed, thrust and folded, squeezed up into the sky-- the... Read more about this item
Assembling California

Assembling California

by John McPhee

At various times in a span of fifteen years, John McPhee made geological field surveys in the company of Eldridge Moores, a tectonicist at the University of California at Davis. The result of these trips is Assembling California, a cross-section in human and geologic time, from Donner Pass in the Sierra Nevada through the golden foothills of the Mother Lode and across the Great Central Valley to the wine country of the Coast Ranges, the rock of San Francisco, and the San Andreas family of faults. The two... Read more about this item
De Re Metallica

De Re Metallica

by Georgius Agricola

De re metallica (Latin for On the Nature of Metals) is a book cataloguing the state of the art of mining, refining, and smelting metals, published in 1556. The author was Georg Bauer, whose pen name was the Latinized Georgius Agricola. The book remained the authoritative text on mining for 180 years after its publication. Agricola had spent nine years in the Bohemian town of Joachimsthal, now in the Czech Republic. (Joachimsthal is famous for its silver mines and the origin of the word "Thaler.
Environmental Geology

Environmental Geology

by Carla W Montgomery

Includes index.
A Field Guide To Rocks and Minerals

A Field Guide To Rocks and Minerals

by Frederick H Pough

The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes 385 color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structures.
A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

by George Frederick Kunz

Introduction To Rock Mechanics

Introduction To Rock Mechanics

by Richard E Goodman

Opal Book

Opal Book

by Frank Leechman

Gemstones

Gemstones

by Hall Cally

Principles Of Geology

Principles Of Geology

by Charles Lyell

Pebbles On the Beach

Pebbles On the Beach

by Clarence Ellis

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Gemstones Of the World -- Revised and Expanded Edition

by Walter Schumann

English translation of: Edelsteine und Schmucksteine.

Includes index.
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Geology In the Field

by Robert R Compton

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Soil Mechanics

by Robert V Whitman T William Lambe

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Roadside Geology Of New York

by Bradford B Van Diver

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Sedimentary Rocks

Sedimentary Rocks

by Pettijohn, F J

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

Elements Of Structural Geology

Elements Of Structural Geology

by Hills, E Sherbon

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

My Schools and Schoolmasters

My Schools and Schoolmasters

by Hugh Miller

Paperback. New. A memoir of the schooldays of one of the most extraordinary minds Scotland has produced, Hugh Miller. He rose from a modest background to become both a specialist in the field of geology and a generalist in the wider literary world, admired by Carlyle, Dickens and Ruskin.
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A$22.40
The Old Red Sandstone; or New Walks in an Old Field

The Old Red Sandstone; or New Walks in an Old Field

by Miller, Hugh

Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1851. 1851 American edition, from the fourth London edition. Include hand colored folding plate and additional plates in black and white. Brown cloth with gilt spine lettering. Heavily worn with chips to wpine head and some pinholes along the spine, sound binding, plate have some foxing that also affects the adjacent pages, some have old transparent stains, some similar stains to endpapers, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" -... Read more about this item
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A$65.85
The Geology And Mineral Resources Of Yorkshire

The Geology And Mineral Resources Of Yorkshire

by D. H. Rayner and J. E. Hemingway (editors)

Yorkshire Geological Society, 1974. 1st. Hardback. Very Good/Good. First edition hardback, 1974, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dust jacket with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dust jacket tanned and rubbed to spine and edges (now protected); boards clean and crisp. Binding tight and appears little read. Internally clean, no annotation or inscriptions - ownership signature neat to front endpaper dated 1976; toning to page-ends but text, maps (including... Read more about this item
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A$58.14
TWO HUNDRED TABLES OF ELEVATION ABOVE TIDE-LEVEL OF THE RAILROAD STATIONS,  SUMMITS AND TUNNELS, CANAL LOCKS AND DAMS, RIVERS IN AND AROUND  PENNSYLVANIA Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania 1875-6-7. Report of  Progress N.

TWO HUNDRED TABLES OF ELEVATION ABOVE TIDE-LEVEL OF THE RAILROAD STATIONS, SUMMITS AND TUNNELS, CANAL LOCKS AND DAMS, RIVERS IN AND AROUND PENNSYLVANIA Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania 1875-6-7. Report of Progress N.

by Allen, Charles

Harrisburg: Board of Commissioners. Very Good. 1878. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean black cloth has gilt title on spine. Map illustrated frontispiece. Table illustrations. Pennsylvania Geology ; Map & Tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 279 pages .
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A$76.59
Physical Geology

Physical Geology

1990-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Appears to have hardly been read. Same day dispatch (Mon- Fri) from the UK if ordered by 1pm.
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A$29.12
Twenty-First Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey to the Secretary of the Interior 1899-1900. Part III.

Twenty-First Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey to the Secretary of the Interior 1899-1900. Part III.

by Walcott, Charles D. and others

Washington. : Government Printing Office. , 1901. Original brown cloth, gilt spine title, gilt mountain device on cover. . Good plus, ex-library, covers lightly worn and soiled, otherwise a very good tight copy. . 29.2x20 cm. . Heavy book, weight: 6.8 lb. will require extra shipping. Illustrated with plates and maps, folding map in pocket.
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A$114.88
COMSTOCK MINING AND MINERS

COMSTOCK MINING AND MINERS

by Lord, Eliot

Berkeley, CA: Howell-North Books. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1959. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 451 pages; Small chip to upper left front of jacket. A reprint of the 1883 edition, otherwise the book is well taken care of. .
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A$53.61
Report of Progress of Stream Measurements For The Calendar Year 1902: Part 2: Southern Atlantic, Eastern Gulf, Eastern Mississippi River and Great Lakes Drainage.

Report of Progress of Stream Measurements For The Calendar Year 1902: Part 2: Southern Atlantic, Eastern Gulf, Eastern Mississippi River and Great Lakes Drainage.

by Newell, F. H

Washington.: Government Printing Office., 1903. Softcover, orange printed wraps. . Good plus, spine worn. . 8vo..
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A$49.78
Investigaciones y Exploraciones Geografico-Geologicas En La Porcion Nor-Oeste De La America Central

Investigaciones y Exploraciones Geografico-Geologicas En La Porcion Nor-Oeste De La America Central

by Sanchez, Pedro C. (Director)

Mexico: Instituto Panamericano De Geografia e Historia, 1939. En Espanol; In Spanish; Ex-library copy, minimally marked. Sunned edges, else very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. Wraps. Very Good. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Scientific Periodical.
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A$101.04
Environmental Geology

Environmental Geology

by Carla W. Montgomery

McGraw-Hill Higher Education, 1989. Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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A$16.96
Geology Explained: Dartmoor and the Tamar Valley

Geology Explained: Dartmoor and the Tamar Valley

by John W Perkins

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1972. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. In very good condition, very mild page tanning; wrapper rather edgeworn and rubbed with a small area of loss to rear panel..
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A$24.27
This Puzzling Planet: An Introduction to Geology

This Puzzling Planet: An Introduction to Geology

by Brewster, Edwin Tenney (by); Esarey, Ralph Emerson (revised Edition by)

NY: The New Home Library, 1943. Gently aged textblock is very clean and tight; All edges red; Gently bumped spine tips; Dust jacket is surface rubbed and scuffed, with moderate wear and chipping to the edges and corners/folds; overall a beautifully preserved copy from the New Home Library series; 280p., including suggested reading and index.. Reprint. Cloth. Near Fine/Good+ (in mylar). Illus. by Illustrated by B&W Diagrams. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.
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A$22.29
Geophysical Prospecting Volume 48 Number 4 July 2000

Geophysical Prospecting Volume 48 Number 4 July 2000

by Silva, R. (Editor)

Oxford, UK: Blackwell Science Ltd., 2000. Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner worn; light wear along the spine. Pages 631-788.. Wraps. Very Good+. Illus. by Photos and Diagrams. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Scientific Periodical.
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A$22.52
Geophysical Prospecting Volume 41 Number 3 April  1993

Geophysical Prospecting Volume 41 Number 3 April 1993

by March, D.W. (Editor)

Oxford, UK: Blackwell Science Ltd./European Association of Exploration Geophysicists, 1993. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn; Light wear at spine extremities; Pages 241-380.. Wraps. Near Fine. Illus. by Photos and Diagrams. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Scientific Periodical.
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A$15.01
LEXICON OF GEOLOGIC NAMES OF THE UNITED STATES (INCLUDING ALASKA)

LEXICON OF GEOLOGIC NAMES OF THE UNITED STATES (INCLUDING ALASKA)

by Wilmarth, M. Grace

Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1957. Softcover. Name stamped on front covers and top of pages; Two volumes. Geological Survey Bulletin #896.; 8vo .
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A$76.51
Geophysical Prospecting Volume 21 Number 3 September 1973

Geophysical Prospecting Volume 21 Number 3 September 1973

by Helbig, K. (Editor, Chairman)

The Hague, Netherlands: European Association of Exploration Geophysicists, 1973. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light wear along the spine. Pages 408-614.. Wraps. Very Good+. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Scientific Periodical.
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A$22.52
Petroleum Geology of the Southeastern North Sea and the Adjacent Onshore Areas

Petroleum Geology of the Southeastern North Sea and the Adjacent Onshore Areas

by Kaasschieter, J.P.H.; Reijers, T.J.A

Royal Geological and Mining Society of the Netherlands, The Hague, Netherlands, 1982. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 239 pp. Minimal shelfwear to the cover. Ex-library with usual markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Natural History & Resources; Geology; ISBN: 9090004521. ISBN/EAN: 9789090004525. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110528. .... Read more about this item
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A$130.20
Phanerozoic Geology of the World, The (Volume II, A - The Mesozoic)

Phanerozoic Geology of the World, The (Volume II, A - The Mesozoic)

by Moullade, Michel

Elsevier Scientific Publishing, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 529 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Previous owner's embossed book stamp. Cover has no significant flaws. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-5 pounds. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0444416714. ISBN/EAN: 9780444416711. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.... Read more about this item
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A$104.16
Thermodynamic Modeling of Geologic Materials: Minerals, Fluids, and Melts

Thermodynamic Modeling of Geologic Materials: Minerals, Fluids, and Melts

by Ian S. E. Carmichael

Paperback / softback. New.
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A$107.36
British Regional Geology; London and Thames Valley

British Regional Geology; London and Thames Valley

by Sherlock R. L

London: HMSO, 1971. 118801929 . Third edition fourth impression 8vo 62 pages illustrated with black & white photographs maps charts and drawings. Very good card covers, no inscriptions. .
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A$9.71
Prospecting in Canada (Publisher series: Geological Survey of Canada Economic Geology Series.)

Prospecting in Canada (Publisher series: Geological Survey of Canada Economic Geology Series.)

by Lang, A.H

Ottawa: Canada. Department of Mines and Technical Surveys 1961, 3rd edition. (Trade paperback) xiii, 401pp. Very good. Black and white and color photographs, illustrations, tables, maps, appendices, index. There is an errata slip taped onto one of the pages and creasing to the spine. Publisher series: Geological Survey of Canada Economic Geology Series 7. (Applied Science, Economic Geology, Geological Journals, Geological Surveys, Geology--Canada, Mineralogy, Prospecting).
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A$52.28
Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special Reference to Amerian Geological History

Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special Reference to Amerian Geological History

by Dana, James D

New York: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co., 1875. Second edition, 1875. Early edition in worn but sound condition. Three quarters black grained leather over marbled boards, folding hand-tinted map at rear, other illustrations in black and white. Covers heavily rubbed with some additional wear to the spine head and corners, good hinges, sound text block, slightly age-toned but clean pages, some closed tears to map without paper loss, name in pencil on preliminary blank, pages a little age-yellowed with... Read more about this item
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A$134.78
THE GEOLOGY OF MCKEAN COUNTY, AND ITS CONNECTION WITH THAT OF CAMERON, ELK  AND FOREST Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania: Report of Progress. R.

THE GEOLOGY OF MCKEAN COUNTY, AND ITS CONNECTION WITH THAT OF CAMERON, ELK AND FOREST Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania: Report of Progress. R.

by Ashburner, Chas A

Harrisburg: Board of Commissioners. Good+. 1880. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean black cloth with lightly faded gilt title and scuffed . Spine slightly dull. Text's interior is tight, clean & intact. Map frontispiece. Illustrated by 6 b/w plates; charts, tables and fold out maps. Lacking the separate Atlas containing 8 sheets of maps and sections. Pennsylvania Geology; B/W Plates & Tables; 8vo; 371 pages .
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A$61.27
Phanerozoic Paleocontinental World Maps (Cambridge Earth Science Series)

Phanerozoic Paleocontinental World Maps (Cambridge Earth Science Series)

Cambridge University Press, 1981-08-27T00:00:01Z. paperback. Good. 132x4x176. Name on first page. Same day dispatch (Mon- Fri) from the UK if ordered by 1pm.
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A$19.41